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Youth Employment Opportunities

VCCAPS is preparing for our Summer Youth Initiative - CAP YI 2013 - the following summer employment opportunities are available:

Summer Youth Coordinator - SYIC

Victoria County CAP Sites Association (VCCAPS) has a position for 1 Student Youth Coordinator for Victoria County.  Position is pending funding approval. Start date: To be determined. The Youth Intern Coordinator will work under the direction of the Regional C@P Coordinator and be responsible for assisting with and/or implementing the Summer Youth Intern Program. We are looking for someone who is highly motivated, a team player and is willing to travel throughout Victoria County.



·         Must be between the ages of 15 to 30 and was registered as a full-time student during the preceding academic year and intends to return to school on a full-time basis during the next academic year OR

·         Must be between the ages of 15 to 30 and is currently enrolled in a post-secondary institution or must have completed at least 1 course at a post-secondary institution

·         Be a Canadian citizen, a permanent resident, or a person who has been granted refugee protection under the Immigrations and Refugee Protection Act and  is legally entitled to work according to the relevant provincial/territorial legislation and regulations

·         A successful RCMP Criminal Records Check and Child Abuse Registry Check

·         A valid driver’s license and access to reliable transportation (proof of insurance required)


Job Skills:

·         Ability to work independently with little supervision

·         Ability to meet strict deadlines

·         Effective Communicator with strong interpersonal skills

·         Demonstrated experience in dealing with the public and community organizations

·         Proficient with computers and other IT related equipment. 

·         Strong organizational and leadership skills


How to apply: Email your most recent resume along with a cover letter & references to donna@vccaps.com by Friday, June 7th, 2013.


Community Trainers: 2 positions - Summer Youth Employment Opportunities (ages 15-30)

Victoria County CAP Sites Association (VCCAPS) has positions for 2 Community Trainers for summer youth employment.  

 Positions available at: Baddeck Library C@P Site, Bay St. Lawrence CAP Site.  All positions are pending funding approval. Start date: July 1st, 2013 – Aug. 23, 2013 – 8 weeks.

Criteria: You must have been enrolled in post secondary or high school full time during the 2012-2013 school year and must be returning as a full time student for the upcoming 2013-2014 school year.

Job Description:

VCCAPS Summer Youth Program will target local youth who are looking for opportunities to build work and life-related skills and gain work experience.

Youth will be providing access to C@P Site resources and services including: computer training sessions to community members seeking to upgrade their skills on topics such as basic computer, social media and multimedia; providing cyber camps to youth; and will be participating in a 3D Summer Theme: Dream It. Design It. Do It.

How to apply: Email your most recent resume along with a cover letter to donna@vccaps.com by Friday, June 14 at 3pm. Please include 3 references. Late submissions will not be accepted. Be sure to state which C@P Site you are applying for in your cover letter.

Iona CAP Site Summer Employment

To access the employment information, please follow this link: http://ionacapsite.com/employment-opportunties/